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Papa no Iu Koto o Kikinasai!  
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The story explains the day-to-day of a college freshman, Yūta, just starting a new life in the School of Literature Department of Tama University. While he grew up with his sister, he left and lived by himself when she got married with a man who had two daughters from previous marriages. He tried to distance himself from that family and so he moved out to live on his own. About 3 years later he was asked by his sister to visit and babysit the girls which suddenly turned his life upside down when the girls' parents went missing. He now has to live with the three daughters of his sister; with which two (from a previous marriage) are not related by blood: a tsundere (Sora, 14 years), a little demon (Miu, 10 years) and a small girl (Hina、3 years). In a six tatami mat size room.


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Associated Names
Listen to Me, Girls. I am Your Father!
Papa no Iukoto o Kikinasai!
Papa no Iukoto wo Kikinasai!
Please Listen to What Papa Says!

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Latest Release(s)
v.3 c.12 (end) by Japanzai (635d ago)
v.3 c.11.5 by Japanzai (656d ago)
c.11 by Japanzai (766d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
3 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1

User Reviews

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User Rating
Average: 8.1 / 10.0 (280 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.96 / 10.0
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Last Updated
July 18th 2013, 7:01am PST



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Jump SQ (Shueisha)
Jump SQ.19 (Shueisha)

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Monthly Pos #1115 increased(+199)
3 Month Pos #1391 increased(+203)
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Either die a hero, or live long enough to become the villain   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by Lightbrand
July 2nd, 2013, 11:49pm
This story took a pretty bold set-up to have a college student take care of the three young daughters of his "missing" sister.

During the early phases, the plot can pretty much write itself, since it's a pretty tough situation at the beginning and it'll take quite some time for everybody to adjust to their new lifestyle. It's tough for the girls, it's tough for the guy.

However looking long term, a lot of readers are wary, some even dreading about how the author could possibly conclude this story? To what end will this guy continue take care of the girls? Their age gap is less than 10, we're either going to head towards some sort of romantic relationship (not exactly "good") or eventually the premise is going to collapse.

For example, if the guy graduates university, finds a job, able to work and make some money. Is he going to get married to someone? Or provide the tuition costs for all three girls himself alone? Hard feat to accomplish, the girls themselves would realize this and things will get very awkward and complicated.

Or the parents can simply return and turns out are not dead. But that'd be a cop out.

So how do we end this story? Well, like the subject of this review. They cut off the story early as to not have to deal with the eventual consequences. We end on a "live happily ever after" note right when they're 90% adjusted to their new lives. Before things get monotonous. End. Welp.
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We don't need anymore of this kind.   
Rating: N/A
by Arisato Minato
April 11th, 2013, 9:21pm
I don't know how to start with this manga. The art is good enough, some character like Hina is kind of cute and Miu is an interesting character but that is all the good things about this manga.

The story is lame. It is intended to be a story about a man and his 3 adopted nieces trying to coop with a new life but it fail horriblely simply just because the author did not dig deep enough. The only problem that arise accross the manga is financial problem, pressure for relative and cooping with new lifestyle.Compare this one to another manga of the same setting like Usagi Drop this one is a lack luster. Instead focusing on how Yuuta become a capable father figure for his 3 nieces and how he manga to overcome many problem regarding of building a new family. The manga is choked full of meaningless ecchi and lame humor. Sometimes, a grave problem arise but was handled very poorly with somekind of handwave rather than a logical conclusion. I know that bring logic into a shounen manga is kind of unreasonable but this is a slice of life manga. And in slice of life manga we, the reader want to see real life problem and real life solution, not some ideal solution.
Some character like Sora is just so horrible that sometimes i can't stop to think that how come Yuuta let his niece punch him in his face without a word about it ? Surely you can't torelace that act even though the one who at fault is your. Then again that is one of this manga biggest flaw, too many meaningless ecchi that i think inteded by the author to fill in the gasp of this manga.
Another bad character is the main character himself. I dont know why people tag him as strong willed character. All the time i saw in this manga is that he is being directed by everyone around him. If not by his schoolmate then by his nieces. He act rashly without thinking and always goes with the flow.

To sum it up, if you need an ecchi and average manga to read ? Read To Love Ru instead. If you need a slice of life manga about family relationship ? Read Usagi Drop or Yotsuba To instead.
This one is a complete failure.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by rexytheking
March 11th, 2013, 3:11am
yep hina is cute. Suppppper cute. Like really amazingly cute. If you watch this just for hina, that's all you need. Go hina! Runa runa kushi! The story is great too. I personally like the manga better but hina's voice is just so adorable though... Theres also no "papa" role in the manga though for some reason....
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Its pretty good...   
Rating: N/A
by manga-fan1
February 21st, 2012, 5:57pm
Its good i just hope that it doesnt end up with a older male younger female ending, those always annoy, i dont kno y they just do. xeno01 I get exactly wat ur saying, i think that every single time miu talks.
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not a bad read   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by xeno01
December 29th, 2011, 3:11am
idk if its just me n i may sound like a lolicon by sayin this but why does miu have so much sex appeal? she kinda has this adult feel to her as if shes a 20 yr old woman trapped in a 10 yr old girls body
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The pace hasn't picked up.   
Rating: N/A
by yuno19
November 17th, 2011, 10:21pm
So far, only day-to-day life of young family without backbone (financial strength, relatives to rely on, yet they still somehow make it). No real problem been threatening them, therefore, no story strength has been bared. Pretty enjoyable if you have nothing to read, but I guess it will turn very interesting when real problem arise, starting next chapter.
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